Announcements for August 13, 2017

Sum­mer Wor­ship Times

Our sum­mer sched­ule fea­tures two ser­vices:
•  Prayer & com­mu­nion at 8:15 a.m. in the chapel
•  Tra­di­tion­al wor­ship at 9:30 a.m. in the sanc­tu­ary

9:30 a.m. Sum­mer Sun­day School

• Nurs­ery care for infants

• 3 & 4 year olds meet in 3 yr. class room

• K‑6th grades meet in 3rd & 4th grade class­room

• 7–12 grades meet in Memo­r­i­al Lounge

Women’s Fri­day Morn­ing Bible Study

A women’s Bible study meets at Don­na Greene’s home, 8475 Big Cone Path, Fri­days at 10 a.m. Call 315–652-5410 for direc­tions.

5 Cents Makes a Dif­fer­ence!

As you pick up from pic­nics and par­ties, con­sid­er bring­ing the 5‑cent return­able bot­tles and cans to either the church, or MSK Returns on Rt. 57 near Wet­zel Rd. Our account there sup­ports Chris­t­ian Edu­ca­tion pro­grams.

Senior Min­istries events

For those attend­ing the August 26 trip to Coop­er­stown, please arrive at LFUMC at 7:15 a.m. The bus arrives at 7:30 a.m. for depar­ture at 8 a.m. sharp.

Our last open event of the year is Decem­ber 16. Meet for lunch at Phoebe’s at 1:30 p.m. fol­lowed by Syra­cuse Stage’s pro­duc­tion of The Wiz­ard of Oz at 3 p.m. Space is lim­it­ed to 72 and we are half way there. If you would like to attend don’t delay. Cost is $50 per per­son. Infor­ma­tion fly­er is in Fel­low­ship Hall.

Project Christi­na — toys for chil­dren

Pur­chase a $5 stuffed toy at Kohl’s and child-friend­ly tote bags for Ononda­ga Coun­ty Social Ser­vices Fos­ter Care Divi­sion. When chil­dren are removed from their home a toy is giv­en to them. Please place them in the col­lec­tion box in Fel­low­ship Hall.

Explore the Bible in 52 weeks

Jour­ney through the Bible: Sun­days at 11 a.m. & Wednes­days at 7 p.m. Call 315–457-5810 or come any time.

Join a Dis­trict Con­ver­sa­tion — Sep­tem­ber 7

Mem­bers and friends of Liv­er­pool First are encour­aged to attend a Cross­roads Dis­trict Laity Ses­sion on Sep­tem­ber 7 at the Unit­ed Methodist Con­fer­ence Cen­ter, 7481 Hen­ry Clay Blvd., Liv­er­pool, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. This oppor­tu­ni­ty to con­verse with pas­tors and lay peo­ple from across cen­tral New York will address Coura­geous Con­ver­sa­tion: dis­cussing chal­leng­ing top­ics.

New Mem­ber Care min­istry form­ing

Join a team to pro­vide meals for those recu­per­at­ing from surgery or ill­ness. Diane and Tom Pelkey coor­di­nate this min­istry. Con­tact the church at 315–457-5180 if you would like to pro­vide meals.

Join a choir

If you wish to share music with our con­gre­ga­tion through a choir, con­tact Nan­cy B. James, Direc­tor of Music Min­istries or call the church at 315–457-5180.

Chan­cel Choir (adults) rehears­es Thurs­days 7–8:30 p.m., and Sun­days at 9 a.m., singing at the 9:30 & 11 ser­vices.

Wes­ley Bell Ringers (teens & adults) rehears­es Thurs­days 6–7 p.m., and plays once a month in both ser­vices.

Alleluia Choir (Junior & Senior High ages) rehearsals TBA, sing in both ser­vices once a month.

Spir­it Singers (youth) rehears­es Sun­days 10:40–11 a.m. and per­forms in both ser­vices when they are ready.